Toshio Morita

Toshio Morita

He was born on 18 September 1925. He was a labourer employed by Hillcrest Lumber Company, Hillcrest, BC. His family includes Sumi Morita (mother; nee Sumi Sameshima) and Chozo Morita (father). His home address is listed as Hillcrest, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Chapleau, ON and Angler, ON.

Metadata

ForenameToshio
SurnameMorita
Regularized NameToshio Morita
Custodian Identification Number629_xi
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceChapleau, ON
ResidenceAngler, ON

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Terminology

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